San Marcos Academy Apply Now Button
San Marcos Academy Open House 2015
SMA Frontpage Slideshow

San Marcos Academy

is a fully accredited coeducational Christian college prep school for students in middle and high school grades located in the beautiful Texas hill country. We welcome boarding students from around the world, across the United States, and all over Texas, providing a nurturing structured environment that fosters success. We also enroll day students from 14 local communities. San Marcos Academy ... a tradition of excellence since 1907.


San Marcos Academy is a fully accredited coeducational Christian college preparatory school for grades 7-12.
2801 Ranch Road 12
San Marcos
New for 2015-16: 6th Grade and 5-Day Boarding
SMA will offer two new programs next year, a sixth grade (for day students only) and a 5-day boarding option. Learn more about both new opportunities through out blog article and Contact Us if you have any questions.
LEAD Saturday on March 28
All students are expected to report for our March 28 LEAD activities beginning at 9 a.m. Several activities will be taking place simultaneously for different groups of students. Rosters will be posted this week at locations around campus so students can see which activity they have been assigned. Most of our cadets will be taking part in the Cadet Challenge and will wear the SMA P.E. uniform, while baseball/softball players will be in their game attire. All other students will wear spirit civvies for their various activities. LEAD will end at noon.
Baseball/Softball Hit-a-Thon
San Marcos Academy Hit-a-thon Baseball and softball are now in full swing at SMA! Come out to see the baseball team play at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 28, and remain at the field for the Baseball Hit-A-Thon. The Hit-a-Thon begins after the boys game ends. For more information on the Hit-a-Thon, see the Bulletin Board page or visit the donation website. Also plan to be at the Softball Hit-a-Thon April 11 following the Lady Bears' game at 11 a.m.
Long Leave Weekend February 6-9

School will be released at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 6. Monday, Feb. 9 will be a school holiday, and classes will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 10.
Spring Parent Day Coming February 28
Plan now to attend our Spring Parent Day on Saturday, Feb. 28. Check out the complete schedule of activities.
Basketball, Cheerleaders on to State
Our boys and girls basketball teams as well as our cheerleading squad will be competing at state this week. The TCAL state basketball championships begin Thursday in Bryan, Texas, and finish on Saturday with the championship games. The cheer squad will compete at state on Friday, also in Bryan. Click below for the girls and boys 3A basketball brackets, which include the game locations. Check our social media for updates on the road to state!
Girls 3A Basketball Bracket
Boys 3A Basketball Bracket
Early Dismissal, Long Leave Weekend Oct. 10-13

Students will be dismissed from classes at 11:15 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, for our fall long leave weekend. Only periods 5-8 will meet on this day. Monday, Oct. 13, will be a school holiday, and classes will resume on Tuesday, Oct. 14.
Midterm Registration and Start of Spring Semester

Registration for the spring 2015 semester will take place from 1:30-4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 11 in Carroll Hall. Returning boarding students should check in to the dormitories by 6 p.m. on Sunday. Classes will resume for the spring semester on Monday, Jan. 12, beginning with devotionals at 8 a.m. in the RCC. Welcome back to SMA!

San Marcos Academy was named one of the 30 Best Christian Boarding Schools in America by selected SMA based on several weighted factors, including academic excellence, extracurricular richness, geographical and demographical diversity, and reputation. is a leading resource for prospective students seeking a college or university degree. Click here to read the entire article and view the profile of SMA.

RSS Feed Widget
San Marcos Academy Promotional Video
2801 Ranch Road 12 | San Marcos, Texas, 78666 | Tel: 512.353.2400